Raipur, Oct 14 (IANS) Four armed Maoists were arrested in Chhattisgarh Thursday after a brief gun battle with the police in restive Bastar region, officials said.
Thursday, October 14, 2010 8:47:17 PM
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Led by sharpshooter Gagan Narang, who won four gold medals, Indian athletes made a grand entry at the closing ceremony of the 2010 Commonwealth Games. A deafening roar from the capacity crowd at the magnificent Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium greeted the Indian contingent, which brought the country a record 38 gold medals and its best ever second finish at the Games.
Thursday, October 14, 2010 8:44:39 PM
Lucknow, Oct 14 (IANS) Two people were killed and at least 20 injured in widespread violence during the second round of the four-phased panchayat election in Uttar Pradesh Thursday, police said.
Thursday, October 14, 2010 8:39:21 PM
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Games mascot Shera, who was missing during the opener Oct 3, made up with a grand appearance during the closing ceremony at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here Thursday.
Thursday, October 14, 2010 8:36:42 PM
Gandhinagar, Oct 14 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Thursday rejected a petition by witnesses of Gulberg society massacre in Ahmedabad during the 2002 Gujarat riots, seeking to summon some government officials as witnesses and cross-examine them.
Thursday, October 14, 2010 8:31:24 PM
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Sporting their national flags and waving happily, over 6,000 participants from 71 nations and territories filled the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here as the curtain came down on the 2010 Commonwealth Games Thursday.
Thursday, October 14, 2010 8:28:45 PM
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Making his first visit to India after crushing the Tamil Tigers, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Thursday enjoyed every moment of the Commonwealth Games closing ceremony where he was the guest of honour.
Thursday, October 14, 2010 8:26:07 PM
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Bands from the Indian armed forces captivated the audience with their repertoire of rousing marches at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium Thursday as the curtain was brought down on the 19th Commonwealth Games in Delhi.
Thursday, October 14, 2010 8:22:44 PM
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) If there was dramatic display of martial arts and foot-tapping patriotic music from military bands, then there was also spontaneous bonhomie and cheer from thousands of athletes and volunteers who had their final moment of glory in the 19th Commonwealth Games at the closing ceremony here Thursday.
Thursday, October 14, 2010 8:22:22 PM
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) The expatriate population of golfers from 36 countries will prove their putting skills during a daylong golf tournament, the Expat Cup, Oct 16 in Gurgaon.
Thursday, October 14, 2010 8:18:55 PM
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